A Walter Lantz cartoon from the 1930s. "This cartoon, based on the "Reg'lar Fellers" comic strip, was originally made for Ipana Toothpaste and was going to be released theatrically. It never got released to theaters, but was eventually bought by Castle Films and released exclusively to the home movie market (with the plugs for Ipana Toothpaste removed)." (http://lantz.goldenagecartoons.com) favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topic: Walter Lantz Productions
Woody Woodpecker is looking for a meal, but his favorite eatery, The Coffee Pot, has shut down (a sign reads "Closed by Popular Demand"). Unable to find a restaurant that's open, he finally mistakes a taxidermist's shop for a restaurant (with a sign reading "We specialize in stuffing birds"). Going inside, he orders a meal, not realizing that he's in a taxidermist's shop. Evidently, Woody's just what the taxidermist has been looking for, since he has a poster offering... Topic: Walter Lantz Productions
A day of the big bullfight has arrived. The stands are packed. The spectators are in a frenzy of excitement. A trumpeter signals the entrance of the contestants. Woody Woodpecker, the matador ("Woody the Terribull"), enters the arena through a maze of doors and acknowledges the crowd's plaudits by waving his sword and bowing to the delirious mob. The vicious bull is being held by the tail through a knothole in the fence. He's fighting and straining to get into the arena. The starter's... Topic: Walter Lantz Productions
Weatherby Groundhog predicts a cold winter and advises all the birds to fly south. But Woody Woodpecker decides to stay, and nearly starves. Animation by Alex Lovy and Lester Kline, story by Ben Hardaway and L.E. Elliott, music by Darrell Calker. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 24 reviews ) Topics: woody the woodpecker, walter lantz, groundhog
Released in June, 1941 just before the Pearl Harbor attack, SALT WATER DAFFY is a classic Walter Lantz cartoon and the last to feature the "Punchy" character (who also appeared in Slaphappy Valley, Recruiting Daze, and Syncopated Sioux). In this hilarious send-up of Navy life, a narrator explains how recruits are trained on land and sea. Men get a physical, undergo basic training, do duties on board ship for gunnery practice, clean the decks, and prepare for battle. Lots of gags... Topics: periscope Film, Stock Footage, Walter Lantz, World War II, Cartoon
Produced by Walter Lantz for the U.S. Navy. Mel Blanc voices the germs and Milburn Stone (Doc on Gunsmoke TV show) also plays the Doc in this film short. Navy film # MN-1511L with the full title of Care Of The Sick and Injured by Hospital Corpsmen -- The Enemy Bacteria but also known as MIS-511 in later film catalogs. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's... Topics: WWII, Walter Lantz, Mel Blanc, Milburn Stone, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945 -- United...